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Hex's Fleet Sonic is a laptop backpack for all-purpose use

With room for a 17-inch MacBook, an iPad, plus all of the appropriate chargers and cables, you’ll find that Hex's Fleet Sonic Backpack has ample space to pack your daily essential items--and then some.

Saxby Laptop Messenger is a solid bag if you don't overfill it

Knomo’s compact Saxby Laptop Messenger holds your 15-inch MacBook Pro and everything else you need...but it can’t close when full.

WaterField's CitySlicker MacBook Case is slick as can be

WaterField Designs's latest offering, the CitySlicker MacBook case, is a hybrid of a laptop sleeve and lightweight shoulder bag. While the bag's snap-closure mechanisms aren't ideal, it's otherwise a near-perfect choice for MacBook users who want something slim and professional-looking with just the hint of a rugged side.

Caro All Day Laptop Bag is spacious but bulky

The Caro offers a multitude of compartments, but it gets bulky before it's half full. Add an awkward handle length and questionable construction, and while the Caro seems appealing on first glance, it needs a tune-up before we can recommend it.

STM's Vertical is a solid, though small, laptop bag

STM's Vertical is a solid bag at a competitive price, though if you're the type of mobile warrior who needs extra space in your bag, it might not be for you.

GreenSmart's Kea Laptop Daypack is comfortable to wear, but lacks style

GreenSmart's medium-sized Kea Laptop Daypack has a built-in laptop sleeve for your MacBook and plenty of smaller pockets to hold other necessities and gadgets.

Thule 13-inch MacBook Pro + iPad Attache is a rugged, capable case

If you appreciate laptop-case minimalism, Thule's Attache is sturdy, protective, and reasonably priced, and it holds both a MacBook Pro and an iPad.

Booq Python Sling holds your laptop and DSLR gear

Book's Python Sling holds all your computing and photography gear while keeping it safe and easily accessible.

SGP's Klasden Levanaus Backpack is comfortable, compact, and roomy

Sleek-looking backpack is comfortable and compact, but surprisingly roomy inside.

GreenSmart's Baringo Messenger is well-crafted, but cavernous

GreenSmart's Baringo Messenger is made of recycled materials, well-constructed, and plentiful in pockets, zippers, and pouches. The one problem is that it's just too big.